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RADIO ADDRESS: “The world was built in a way that favors the richest and most powerful among us. And it’s up to us to change it.”

RADIO ADDRESS: “The world was built in a way that favors the richest and most powerful among us. And it’s up to us to change it.”

Posted: October 05, 2018

Like most people, I grew up believing in the myth that if you worked hard and saved responsibly, you’d be all set. But that’s just not true....

RADIO ADDRESS: Our veterans have stepped up in our nation’s time of need, the least we can do is step up for them in theirs.

RADIO ADDRESS: Our veterans have stepped up in our nation’s time of need, the least we can do is step up for them in theirs.

Posted: September 21, 2018

Our free nation -- of the people, by the people and for the people -- depends upon a free people willing to stand up and defend the values that...

RADIO ADDRESS: Lowering the property tax burden for Maine families and seniors

RADIO ADDRESS: Lowering the property tax burden for Maine families and seniors

Posted: September 07, 2018

This is Senator Mike Carpenter of Houlton. Thanks for listening. As Mainers, most of us don’t mind paying our fair share so we can send our...

Maine Senate unanimously enacts compromise tax conformity legislation

Maine Senate unanimously enacts compromise tax conformity legislation

Posted: August 30, 2018

AUGUSTA—On Thursday, the Maine Senate unanimously voted to enact compromise legislation amending Maine’s tax code to better support Maine-based...

RADIO ADDRESS: We need to do more to make sure children in harmful situations don’t fall through the cracks.

RADIO ADDRESS: We need to do more to make sure children in harmful situations don’t fall through the cracks.

Posted: August 24, 2018

Hello, this is Senator Bill Diamond of  Windham. And I have an important message for you.   If there is anything that we have learned...

Bipartisan ethics committee votes to release remaining clean elections funds without legislative fix

Bipartisan ethics committee votes to release remaining clean elections funds without legislative fix

Posted: August 16, 2018

AUGUSTA—On Thursday, the Maine Ethics Commission voted 3-1 to release the remaining $3 million in clean elections funds to qualified candidates,...

Radio Address: If we are going protect Maine children, we need a functioning child protection system.

Radio Address: If we are going protect Maine children, we need a functioning child protection system.

Posted: August 09, 2018

All Maine children deserve to grow up in a safe and nurturing environment, free of violence. The tragic deaths of Kendall Chick and Marissa...

Jackson statement on the release of clean elections funds

Jackson statement on the release of clean elections funds

Posted: August 08, 2018

AUGUSTA —On Tuesday, Gov. LePage announced he would not appeal a court ruling by Maine Superior Court Justice William Stokes requiring his...

RADIO ADDRESS: A smart plan to lower the cost of prescription drugs starts with price transparency.

RADIO ADDRESS: A smart plan to lower the cost of prescription drugs starts with price transparency.

Posted: July 27, 2018

The cost of basic prescription medicine in this country is out of control. Too many Mainers can barely afford the cost of prescription drugs that...

Sen. Carpenter earns perfect attendance record in 2018 legislative session

Posted: July 16, 2018

AUGUSTA — Sen. Mike Carpenter, D-Houlton, earned a perfect attendance and voting record during the recently concluded legislative session....